Men’s Cutting Specialist & Master Colorist
Emmanuel, a Northern California native, is happy to call the Mission in San Francisco and Lyon Street salon his home.
He has spent all of his life living in California and completed all of his studies in San Diego, as a university graduate and cosmetology student.
First, he graduated from the University of California, San Diego with a Bachelor of the Arts degree in Linguistics Language Studie and a Theatre design minor. After graduating from UCSD, he attended cosmetology in South San Diego.
Language and the arts have always been of interest and sources of inspiration and continue to influence who he is today. He was inspired by his sister whom attended cosmetology school while he was young and as a guinea pig in the "kitchen salon," he always found the concept of a salon fascinating, both as a client and practicioner. Hair was always an interest and a hobby into his college career. He has been working in the beauty industry for over 13 years, 6 of them being behind the chair.
Emmanuel worked closely with salon owners and attended two separate training programs while in San Diego. After moving back up North, to San Francisco, to be closer to family and a further pursue his career in the City. He completed Mercer Street Salon's cutting program and worked at The Woodbridge Salon in the Marina for the past 4 years focusing his career on men's haircutting and color mastery with Goldwell Professional.
Men are taking care of themselves far different than ever before and a great men's haircut sets every man apart from the next.
Emmanuel is a master at personalizing a cut and style for every man, from precision cutting to intuitive methods, he loves bringing both concepts together for a personalized experience. As he continued to work with Goldwell, he advanced to complete the master colorist program, with extensive training at both academies in Santa Monica and New York, he is passionate about brunettes and the perfect foil.
Emmanuel enjoys providing the utmost effort to achieve a classic, natural look and is looking forward to help you discover the the beauty that your hair is and what hair can do. Heis excited to continue his venture as a hairdresser at Lyon Street Salon and is available for appointments starting February 28th, 2019.